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Spectacular 1 & 2 Bdr Loft with Stone Walls in Casco Viejo

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Last updated: 07/29/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1 night
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

***Please note that the rates are for the 1 bedroom loft 1-2 guests...for the use of the 2nd bedroom there are extra charges listed in the rate information***

This is a very unique loft style property featuring 15 foot high ceilings, skylights, a large mezzanine bedroom with beautiful wooden floors & oversize custom made wardrobe with its bright en-suite bathroom, the bedroom overlooks the living-room.

The nice modern American kitchen offers a breakfast bar and opens onto the living/dining room that leads to a lovely balcony with views to a wide quiet street with colorful 'bougainvillea'.

It is a gorgeous apartment which benefits from all the colonial charm: iron work & Calicanto walls (original stone wall from the 17th Century) all around the condo with a great homey feeling.

The condo is fitted with high end amenities, a phone with free local calls and also the use of a cell phone during your stay.

LOCATION:

It is next to the famous “La Merced” Church which façade was transported stone by stone after the 1st city (Panama La Vieja) was destroyed…the building was actually the living quarters of the monks;-)

The condo is steps away from restaurants, bars & cafés, the famous Plaza Cathedral with the Museum of the canal & the up-coming Plaza Herrera which will soon host 2 boutique Hotels.

NEIGHBORHOOD:

Casco Viejo (also known as Casco Antiguo) is an effervescent neighborhood with its beautiful restored colonial buildings, home to the President Palace, the French Embassy & a gorgeous promenade with awesome views to the city's skyline & the Amador Causeway (entrance of the Panama Canal).

It also offers fine dining & entertainment with the National Theatre, great outdoor cafés for a nice drink on one of the charming plazas...an enjoyment by itself!

Its perfect location between down-town & Amador, a 5 to 10 Min’s taxi ride, makes it a conveniently central “pied-a-terre”!

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For your convenience we also offer airport transfers & tours and can welcome you in 5 languages: Spanish, English, French, Italian and German.

Come and enjoy Panama by staying in this little gem:-)

Please note that it is not recommended for people with knee injuries as there is no elevator.

Looking forward welcoming you, Patty & Rudy

P.S. we also have a studio in the same building & a 1 bedroom condo in Amador by the Causeway (entrance of the Panama Canal).

P.S.2 Pictures were taken by Rudy...no staging...and he is no professional photographer so this is what you get...no tricks!!!

***Note: day guests are welcomed as long as they get registered...as this is a condominium...thank you for your understanding***

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Property Type

  • Condo
  • 1300 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    We welcome responsible adults....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Well behaved and for young children under the parents responsibility as there is a spiral staircase....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5, Beds for 4-5

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television

Attractions

  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries

Leisure Activities

  • Sight Seeing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Mobile Phone
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave

Outside

  • Balcony

Building Type

  • Building
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Low Season
May 1 - Nov 30, 2016
1 night min stay
$135
$875
My Standard Rate
1 night min stay
$145
$980

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • End of cleaning fee $25
  • Tax Rate 10%

Notes:

Rates are based on 1-2 guests for the bedroom loft.

For the additional enclosed bedroom - for up to 4 guests - the fee is US$40/night + US$10 extra end of cleaning fee.

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

Please note that during the Christmas, Carnival & Easter holidays there is a US$5/night extra fee.

A US$250 security/damage deposit will be required in cash upon check-in and returned in cash upon check-out.

30% deposit required to book and the balance due 45 days before arrival date.


Owner's cancellation policy:

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Owner info

Year Purchased: 2010

About the owner: Here are your hosts: Patty and Rudy...a very international couple! Patricia is half German and half Belgian, born in Peru but raised in Africa, did her International Baccalaureate in Lesotho and has a degree in Applied Languages obtained in Aix-en-Provence and with a Master’s degree in hotel management from Lyon. Rudy is half Italian and half Panamanian, born in Panama but raised in Rome, went to Notre Dame International School and accomplished a degree in Art History at the John Cabot International University as well as a degree in MCE and a certification as a Panamanian tour guide given by the National Tourist Authority. Both very much enjoy meeting people from all over the world…hence the choice of making hosting and touring their business...you couldn’t be in better hands:-) Let us show you our Panama by given you tips on our favorite restaurants or the places not to be missed…our priority is to make your Panama adventure an unforgettable one;-) Besides this porperty we also own a studio in the same building, a 1 bedroom condo in Amador and a brand new mountain villa 50 Minutes from the city...a paradise for those of you who are seaking relaxation and recharging batteries!

Why the Owner Chose Casco Viejo, Panama City, Panama:
We bought this property for us however since we have so much successs renting our studio located in the same building we decided to purspone until retirement time and in the mean time welcome guests to enjoy it;-) We love the colonial neighborhood of Casco Viejo (UNESCO World Heritage) – it’s vibrant and has some of the best restaurants in town...not to mention that it is fascinating to wonder about in its little colonial streets admiring the buildings amazing architectures. It’s the up-coming neighborhood of the city, it is centrally located between the banking district (2 min’s drive) and the Amador Causeway (5 min’s drive) and now is also walking distance to the new coastal belt where you can jog or just take a walk. Lots of entertainments like the national Theatre and all the different venues: the Jazz and Music festival. You’ll find a variety of little shops with beautiful Panamanian handcrafts and every Sunday the flea market. Casco Viejo is a great walking neighborhood home to the Presidential Palace, the Mayor’s Office (in our street) and the French Embassy. It’s a perfect Holiday spot…and we have taken great care of making the loft as cozy as possible with high end amenities.

The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
Great balcony with a view (not onto the neighboors!) and the very high ceilings with the original 'calicanto' walls!


Contact us

Speaks: french, german, spanish, italian

Links to more information:

 

Photos

  • Modern American kitchen

    Modern American kitchen

  • Gorgeous spiral staircase leading to the loft bedroom

    Gorgeous spiral staircase leading to the loft bedroom

  • Master bedroom with King size bed
& original Calicanto walls

    Master bedroom with King size bed & original Calicanto walls

  • Overview of the living room from the loft bedroom

    Overview of the living room from the loft bedroom

  • Second full bathroom on the living-room leved

    Second full bathroom on the living-room leved

  • Beautiful Mahagony stairs to keep you fit!

    Beautiful Mahagony stairs to keep you fit!

  • Facade of the condominium

    Facade of the condominium

  • Left the Mayor's Office & right La Merced Church

    Left the Mayor's Office & right La Merced Church

  • Welcome to your home!

    Welcome to your home!

  • On top of the staircase

    On top of the staircase

  • Master modern bathroom

    Master modern bathroom

  • Enjoy a glass of wine of you private balcony!

    Enjoy a glass of wine of you private balcony!

  • Cute internal patio

    Cute internal patio

  • Entrance of the condominium with the charming Calicanto walls

    Entrance of the condominium with the charming Calicanto walls

  • Lush bougainvillea just outside your door

    Lush bougainvillea just outside your door

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This listing was first published here in 2011.

Date last modified - Friday, July 29, 2016

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